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Table 7 Interactions between sexes and feed restriction on Meat composition of Morada Nova lambs

From: Effects of quantitative feed restriction and sex on carcass traits, meat quality and meat lipid profile of Morada Nova lambs

Variables Entire male Castrated male Female
AL 30% 60% AL 30% 60% AL 30% 60%
Protein 18.24AB 18.70AB 18.89AB 18.57AB 18.66AB 19.46AB 19.99A 18.22B 18.93AB
  1. AL ad libitum intake, 30% 30% feeding restriction, 60% 60% feeding restriction
  2. abc; Means followed by different letters in same sex differ by a Tukey-Kramer test (P < 0.05)
  3. def; Means followed by different letters in same feeding restriction level differ by a Tukey-Kramer test (P < 0.05)
  4. AB; Means followed by different capital letters in same line differ by a Tukey-Kramer test (P < 0.05)